PAL: Perspectives in American Literature - A Research and Reference Guide - An Ongoing Project

© Paul P. Reuben

Appendix B: Minorities and Women Studies

Gay and Lesbian Studies

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Selected Bibliography 1980-1999

Abelove, Henry, et. al. eds. The Lesbian and gay studies reader. NY: Routledge, 1993. HQ76.25 .L48

Anzaldua, Gloria. ed. Making face, making soul. Haciendo caras: creative and critical perspectives by feminists of color. San Francisco: Aunt Lute Foundation Books, 1990. PS509 .F44 M35

Bergman, David. Gaiety transfigured: gay self-representation in American literature. Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 1991. PS153 .G38 B4

Case, Sue-Ellen. Split britches: lesbian practice/feminist performance. NY: Routledge, 1996. PS627 .L48 S65

Castle, Terry. The apparitional lesbian: female homosexuality and modern culture. NY: Columbia U P, 1993. PN56 .L45 C37

Chauncey, George. Gay New York: Gender, Urban Culture, and the Making of the Gay Male World, 1890-1940. NY: Basic Books/Harper Collins, 1994.

Creech, James. Closet writing gay reading: the case of Melville's Pierre. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1993. PS2384 .P53 C74

Cooper, Dennis. Discontents: new queer writers. NY: Amethyst P, 1992. PS509 .H57 D57

D'Emilio, John. Making trouble: essays on gay history, politics, and the university. NY: Routledge, 1992. HQ76.8 .U5 D447

Dynes, Wayne R. Homosexuality: a research guide. NY: Garland Pub., 1987. HQ76.25 .D95x

Helbing, Terry. Gay Theatre Alliance directory of gay plays. N.Y.: JH P, 1980. PS338.H66 H4

Hemphill, Essex. Brother to brother: new writings by Black gay men. Boston: Alyson Publications, 1991. PS509 .H57 B76

Larkin, Joan and Morse, Carl. eds. Gay & lesbian poetry in our time: an anthology. NY: St. Martin's P, 1988. PS595 .H65 G39

Lilly, Mark. Lesbian and gay writing: an anthology of critical essays. Philadelphia: Temple U P, 1990. PR120 .G39 L47

Malinowski, Sharon. ed. Gay & lesbian literature. Detroit: St. James P, 1994. Ref PN56 .H57 G36

Nelson, Emmanuel S. Critical essays: gay and lesbian writers of color. NY: Haworth P, 1993. PS153 .G38 C75

Parker, William. Homosexuality bibliography. Second supplement, 1976-1982. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow P, 1985. Z7164 .S42 P34

Rhoads, Robert A. Coming out in college: the struggle for a queer identity. Westport, Conn.: Bergin & Garvey, 1994. HQ76.3 .U5 R48

Roscoe, Will. Living the spirit: a gay American Indian anthology. NY: St. Martin's P, 1988. PS509 .H57 L58

Singer, Bennett L. ed. Growing up gay/growing up lesbian: a literary anthology. NY: New Press, 1994. PS509 .H57 G76

Summers, Claude J. Gay fictions: Wilde to Stonewall: studies in a male homosexual literary tradition. NY: Continuum, 1990. PR888 .G34 S86

---. The Gay and lesbian literary heritage: a reader's companion to the writers and their works, from antiquity to the present. NY: H. Holt, 1995. Ref PN56 .H57 G365

Trujillo, Carla M. Chicana lesbians: the girls our mothers warned us about. Berkeley: Third Woman Press, 1991. HQ75.6 .U5 C53

Young, Ian. The male homosexual in literature: a bibliography. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow P, 1982. Z6514 .C5 S47

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Carbado, Devon W., and others. eds. Black Like Us: A Century of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual African American Fiction. San Francisco: Cleis, 2002.

Contreras, Daniel T. Unrequited Love and Gay Latino Culture: What Have You Done to My Heart? NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.

Day, Frances A., and Nancy Garden. Lesbian and Gay Voices: An Annotated Bibliography and Guide to Literature for Children and Young Adults. Westport: Greenwood, 2000.

Elledge, Jim. ed. Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, & Transgender Myths from the Arapaho to the Zuñi: An Anthology. NY: Peter Lang, 2002.

- - -. Masquerade: Queer Poetry in America to the End of World War II. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2004.

Jeffs, William P. Feminism, Manhood, and Homosexuality: Intersections in Psychoanalysis and American Poetry. NY: Peter Lang, 2003.

Markowitz, Judith, and Katherine V. Forrest. The Gay Detective Novel: Lesbian and Gay Main Characters and Themes in Mystery Fiction. Jefferson: McFarland, 2004.

Nealon, Christopher. Foundlings: Lesbian and Gay Historical Emotion before Stonewall. Durham: Duke UP, 2001.

Nissen, Axel. ed. The Romantic Friendship Reader: Love Stories Between Men in Victorian America. Boston: Northeastern UP, 2003.

Richards, Gary. Lovers and Beloveds: Sexual Otherness in Southern Fiction, 1936-1961. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State UP, 2005.

Ridinger, Robert B. ed. Speaking for Our Lives: Historic Speeches and Rhetoric for Gay and Lesbian Rights (1892-2000). NY: Harrington Park, 2004.

Schwarz, A. B. Christa. Gay Voices of the Harlem Renaissance. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2003.

Somerville, Siobhan B. Queering the Color Line: Race and the Invention of Homosexuality in American Culture. Durham: Duke UP, 2000.

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Benshoff, Harry M. Queer Images: A History of Gay and Lesbian Film in America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2006.

Betz, Phyllis M. Lesbian Detective Fiction: Woman as Author, Subject, and Reader. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2006.

Bosman, Ellen. Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered Literature: A Genre Guide. Westport, CT: Libraries Unlimited, 2008.

Cart, Michael and Jenkins, Christine A. The Heart Has Its Reasons: Young Adult Literature with Gay/Lesbian/Queer Content, 1969-2004. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow, 2006.

Haggerty, George E. Queer Gothic. Urbana: U of Illinois P, 2006.

Herring, Scott. Queering the Underworld: Slumming, Literature, and the Undoing of Lesbian and Gay History. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2007.

Hoad, Neville. African Intimacies: Race, Homosexuality, and Globalization. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2007.

Jones, Norman W. Gay and Lesbian Historical Fiction: Sexual Mystery and Post-Secular Narrative. NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.

Piontek, Thomas. Queering Gay and Lesbian Studies. Urbana: U of Illinois P, 2006.

Robinson, David M. Closeted Writing and Lesbian and Gay Literature: Classical, Early Modern, Eighteenth-Century. Burlington: Ashgate, 2006.

Saxey, Esther. Homoplot: The Coming-Out Story and Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Identity. NY: Peter Lang, 2008.

Stockton, Kathryn B. Beautiful Bottom, Beautiful Shame: Where "Black" Meets "Queer."  Durham: Duke UP, 2006.

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Reuben, Paul P. "PAL: Appendix B: Gay and Lesbian Studies." PAL: Perspectives in American Literature- A Research and Reference Guide. URL: (provide page date or date of your login). 

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